A Dallas police officer was taken to the hospital Thursday after being injured in a crash near U.S. 75 and Lovers Lane, the Dallas Morning News reported.

The crash happened at 1:30 p.m. near the Lovers Lane exit on the southbound highway, police said.

Officers were helping a stranded driver when another driver “took faulty evasive action” and hit a squad car, according to the Morning News.

An officer in the car was injured and taken to the hospital in unknown condition.

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